Renewed calls for natural flood management techniques across Europe

November 28th, 2017 Traditional flood defences such as dams and levees have been employed in Europe for hundreds of years. However, as these so-called “grey infrastructures”...

EU votes to extend controversial glyphosate license for five more years

November 28th, 2017 Members States yesterday voted to accept the European Commission’s proposal to renew the license for glyphosate for an additional five years. At the Appeal...

EU votes to extend controversial glyphosate license for five more years

November 28th, 2017 Members States yesterday voted to accept the European Commission’s proposal to renew the license for glyphosate for an additional five years. At the Appeal...

Boom in online shopping leading to sharp increase in waste

November 27th, 2017 Christmas sales kicked off early as Black Friday and Cyber Monday made their way to retail shops in Ireland this past week. This...

Boom in online shopping leading to sharp increase in waste

November 27th, 2017 Christmas sales kicked off early as Black Friday and Cyber Monday made their way to retail shops in Ireland this past week. This...

Latest EPA figures show continued increase in emissions levels

November 27th, 2017 Ireland’s greenhouse gas emissions increased by 3.5 per cent in 2016 with significant increases observed in agriculture, transport, and energy, new data...

Latest EPA figures show continued increase in emissions levels

November 27th, 2017 Ireland’s greenhouse gas emissions increased by 3.5 per cent in 2016 with significant increases observed in agriculture, transport, and energy, new data...

New EU rules on free-range chickens set to come into force

November 24th, 2017 New EU rules to extend the period during which free-range chickens’ access to open-air runs can be restricted is set to come...

New EU rules on free-range chickens set to come into force

November 24th, 2017 New EU rules to extend the period during which free-range chickens’ access to open-air runs can be restricted is set to come...

Ireland trying to water down Renewable Energy Directive, EU document reveals

November 22nd, 2017 A newly released document highlights the Irish Government’s attempts to water down a European Directive to promote the use of renewable energy...

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